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Author Gürbilek, Nurdan, 1956- author

Title The new cultural climate in Turkey : living in a shop window / Nurdan Gürbilek ; translated by Victoria Holbrook
Published London ; New York : Zed, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (218 pages)
Contents Cultural climate, personal history -- Living in a shop window -- To be named -- Privation -- The return of the repressed -- Me too -- Death of the stranger -- Child of agony -- Bad boy Turk (1) -- Bad boy Turk (2) -- The orijinal Turkish spirit
Summary The New Cultural Climate in Turkey is a beautifully written collection of essays by a leading Turkish intellectual. Offering a sophisticated review of the culture, politics and literature in Turkey, this is the sole book in English that analyses the cultural aspects of modern Turkey in order to explore its place within global politics - a groundbreaking work
Notes "Selected essays from Vitrinde Yaṣamak and Kötü Çocuk Türk"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from Turkish
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Subject Turkey -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Turkey -- Civilization -- 21st century.
Turkey -- History -- 1960-
Turkey -- Politics and government -- 1980-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Gürbilek, Nurdan, 1956- Kötü çocuk türk. Selections. English.
Gürbilek, Nurdan, 1956- Vitrinde yaṣamak. Selections. English.
Holbrook, Victoria Rowe, 1952-
ISBN 1283011360
1848134886 (eb)
9781848134881 (eb)
Other Titles Essays. Selections. English